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Tuesday, December 23, 2014
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Movies on the big screen with refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library.
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
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Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Wednesday, December 24, 2014
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All Day - All Day
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Holiday Closing
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Thursday, December 25, 2014
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All Day - All Day
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Holiday Closing
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Wednesday, December 31, 2014
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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Close at 5PM
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Thursday, January 01, 2015
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Saturday, January 03, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Tired of the cold? Let’s pretend it’s summer with Olaf! Join us for all things Frozen (with a twist): activities, crafts, and more!
Location
Dunevant Meeting Room 1 and 2 (Full Room)
Library
North Dearborn Branch

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Saturday, January 03, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Learn Skills. Be Awesome. DIY is the best way for kids to learn new skills, meet others who share the same passions, and generally be awesome. We'll be using DIY to explore new subjects while practicing skills and the best part is you can learn new skills at home and share them with us every month. Keep a portfolio of everything you do online and/or in a cool notebook. Collect virtual badges on the web and physical ones at each program! Learn more at DIY.org

This month we'll be papercrafters and make our very own pop-up books and cards. Check out the challenge ahead of time here: https://diy.org/skills/papercrafter/challenges/150/make-a-pop-up-book
Location
Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Library
Lawrenceburg Public Library

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Title
Princeps' Fury
Author
Jim Butcher
Review
I could not put this book down. We are in the middle of an invation and fighting for the survivor of Alera. Fast pace action. Great job.  Reserve a copy!
ISBN
9780441016389
Rating
5
Age Level
Teen
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Title
Hank Zipzer My Dog's A Scardy Cat
Author
Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver
Review
This book is soooooo awesome I made up a new word Swasome it is sweet and awesome put together. In this book you will go on an adventurous Halloween tale. Hank is trying to get this bully back for teasing him all his life. Will he scare him out of his underwear?  Reserve a copy!
ISBN
9780448438788
Rating
5
Reviewer's Name
Sarah
Age Level
Elementary
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Title
Chester
Author
Melanie Watt
Review
This is supposed to be a story about a mouse, but Chester the cat has other ideas. Hijacking the story from the author, Chester sends the mouse packing and tries to rewrite the story with himself as the star. However, the author gets the upper hand in the end, leaving Chester less than happy in a pink tutu. A cute picture book that will leave you laughing out loud.  Reserve a copy!
ISBN
1554531403
Rating
4
Reviewer's Name
Lisa
Age Level
Preschool
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Title
The Hunger Games
Author
Suzanne Collins
Review
"Every year in the ruins of North America, 24 teens are forced to enter the Hunger Games. Only one winner survives. Every moment is televised." Reality TV - how far is too far? Governments have been using hunger and food as a power tool for centuries and that will probably never change. This is a thought provoking look at a future North America where the government uses food and the threat of killing our children in order to keep peace. A word of warning, this is not a book for the light-hearted as there is graphic teen on teen violence.   Reserve a copy!
ISBN
9780439023498
Rating
5
Reviewer's Name
Sheila
Age Level
Teen
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Title
The Greatest Gift the Courageous Life and Death of Sister Dorothy Stang
Author
Binka Le Breton
Review
An amazing women from Dayton, Ohio who made a difference in the lives of poor farmers in Brazil, Sister Dorothy Stang advocated sustainable development of the rain forest. Her 2005 murder by the land developers energized and encouraged her movement.   Reserve a copy!
ISBN
9780385522182
Rating
5
Reviewer's Name
Linda
Age Level
Adult
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